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VVVVVV comes to PlayStation 4 and Vita today


Nicalis, Inc., developer and publisher of independently awesome video games, is VVVVVVery excited to announce today’s release of the acclaimed 2D action-platformer VVVVVV on the PlayStation 4 and PS Vita. The amazingly retro gameplay, aesthetic, and chiptune music by Swedish musician, Magnus Pålsson, can now be experienced on Sony platforms for only $7.99 USD / €7.99.

Released in late 2010 for PC by Terry Cavanagh, VVVVVV is a 2D action-platformer deeply rooted in the days of 8-bit gaming with incredibly challenging gameplay and secrets. In VVVVVV, you play as Captain Viridian, who must not only save a dimension on the brink of collapse, but also find his ship’s crew–all of whose names begin with the letter V.

VVVVVV Features

  • Elegant, minimalistic level design.
  • Challenging, fast and fun gameplay.
  • Frequent checkpoints mean you never have to replay challenges you’ve already beaten.
  • Over half an hour of chiptune music by composer Magnus Pålsson.
  • Special game modes, including time trials and a no death mode.
  • Region availability:
    • US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay
    • Australia, New Zealand, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Rep, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Ireland, Israel, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, UK, Cyprus, Iceland, Malta, Romania, Slovakia